Once upon a time, there was a landlord, it is called Yuanwai Zhu, his daughter Yingtai Zhu was not merely beautiful, and unusual intelligent, moreover likes studying. But because the girl does not allowed to enter the school and study in ancient times of China, Yingtai Zhu has to rest on the window everyday, look at the scholar that carrying the book box in the street, envy very much! Can the woman only embroider at home? She replied oneself suddenly: Why can not I go to school?
Think of here, Yingtai Zhu gets back to the room at once, has the courage to request to the parents: “Father, mother, I want to go to Hangzhou to study. I can wear the man’s clothes, disguised as a man, others can not recognige me. please promise me! ” Yuanwai Zhu and his wife do not agree with her, but Yingtai Zhu entreats repeatedly, Yuanwai Zhu and his wife have to agreed to her request.
The next morning,Yingtai Zhu and the maidservant disguise as the man, The saying good-bye to parents,bringing the book box,left to Hangzhou excitedly.
The first day of the school,Yingtai Zhu met a schoolboy called Shanbo Liang.He is knowledgeable and his character is also very good. She thinks: Such a good man, if can together with him everyday,sure to learn a lot of knowledge, it is sure to be very happy too. And Shanbo Liang thinks that finds congenial with her very much, has a kind of feeling friendly at the first meeting. Then, they often talk about some knowledge together, care for each other. Later, they swear brotherhood,nevered leave each other.
After three years, having graduated, it’s time to take leave of teacher, return to the hometown. At this moment,Yingtai Zhu has already fallen in love with Shanbo Liang deeply. Though Shanbo Liang does not know Yingtai Zhu is a girl(because Yingtai Zhu disguised as a man) , adores her very much. They have said good-bye reluctant, come back home, to miss each other day and night. Several months later,Shanbo Liang goes to Yingtai Zhu’s home to visit her.The result makes him surprise and happy.At this moment, Yingtai Zhu whom he saw, has already no longer been a handsome man, but a young and beautiful girl. At that time meeting again, they all understood the emotion between each other.
Hereafter,Shanbo Liang proposes to Yingtai Zhu.But the Yuan Zhu look down upon this poor intellectual.Yuan Zhu has his daughter to marry to the rich Gongzi Ma already.To hear the news,Shanbo Liang takes to one’s bed and has a serious illness, died soon.
Heard about the news that Shanbo Liang died, Yingtai Zhu had becoming unusually calm in order to opposition to the arranged marriage and resist with parents. She puts on the red clothes, gets into the bridal sedan chair. The team of escort to her that beats drums and gongs along the way, very lively! When passing by shanbo Liang’s grave,suddenly the flying sands and howling wind , the bridal sedan chair had to stop. Only see Yingtai Zhu go out of the sedan-chair,takes off the red clothes, a suit of white clothing, walk up to grave slowly, kneel down and crying aloud,suddenly, the thunder breaks out loudly, ” rumble ” One sound,shanbo Liang’s grave was splited open,Yingtai Zhu jumped into it with a smile. Then it was a rumble loudly, the grave has been closed. The wind and the black cloud disappeared at this moment, the sun shines again, various wild flowers flicker in wind, a pair of butterflies that beautiful fly out from the grave, under the sunshine dances lightly freely.
Note: This is a wretched and beautiful mythical legend.This story takes place in China’s feudal society, have particular historical backgrounds, can not prove the authenticity,only for appreciating.